Archive for March, 2010

8th TSC chefs serve-up recipes with gold, silver, bronze ingredients

8th TSC chefs serve-up recipes with gold, silver, bronze ingredients

| March 26, 2010 | 1 Comment

FORT SHAFTER — Army chefs work long hours to prepare meals for Soldiers in their assignment.
Often, the culinary dish is consumed without thought of necessary ingredients — long hours and work — that go into each savory creation.

Continue Reading

Deployed Forces: Homeland defense deploys for anthrax scenario

Deployed Forces: Homeland defense deploys for anthrax scenario

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

PALAU — A small contingent of Joint Task Force Homeland Defense personnel traveled, here, recently to observe and provide requested expertise during the island nation’s Strategic National Stockpile, or SNS, tabletop and full-scale exercise.

Continue Reading

Language training detachments prepare units for Afghanistan

Language training detachments prepare units for Afghanistan

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON — Soldiers at Fort Campbell, Ky., and Fort Carson, Colo., are now taking language courses that will better prepare them to meet the demands of operations in Afghanistan.

Continue Reading

Tiger Team provides suggestions to improve USAG-HI

Tiger Team provides suggestions to improve USAG-HI

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — Outcomes and proposals of the Installation Management Command Tiger Team inspection were presented and discussed with Col. Matthew Margotta, commander, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, and garrison directorates, here, March 16.

Continue Reading

News Briefs

News Briefs

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Today
Vehicle Inspection Area Closure
— The Fort Shafter Buckner Gate vehicle inspection area will be closed March 26-28. Buckner Gate will remain open with no change to gate operations and traffic flow. Visitor passes will be issued at the gate. Call 656-6751 or 656-6750.

Continue Reading

Army spends millions on local stimulus projects

Army spends millions on local stimulus projects

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — The Army in Hawaii has wasted little time in putting federal stimulus money to work, with millions being poured into new construction projects, as well as facility and infrastructure improvements, at Army installations across the state.

Continue Reading

4TROOPS set to release debut album

4TROOPS set to release debut album

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK — Four former Soldiers from the Army Entertainment Division are poised to hit the charts this April, singing the stories and experiences of Army life.

Continue Reading

ACAP prepares families for military to civilian transition

ACAP prepares families for military to civilian transition

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — A Soldier’s transition from military service to civilian life can be a stressful time for the Soldier and even more so for the family, as the transition is truly a family affair.

Continue Reading

Planning nutritious meals brings families together

Planning nutritious meals brings families together

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

FORT LEE, Va. — Do you find yourself struggling to decide what to have for dinner 30 minutes before it needs to be on the table?

Continue Reading

FMWR Sports Calendar

FMWR Sports Calendar

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

26 / Friday
Kualoa Ranch Movie Set and Jungle Tour
— Enjoy all your favorite things about Hawaii in one afternoon, March 26, 6 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Experience a North Shore tour and enjoy the thrilling Kualoa Ranch movie set and jungle tour for $74 per person. Round-trip transportation is available. Call 655-0143.

Continue Reading